OPSEU President repeats call for Ontario industrial strategy
Smokey Thomas says US Steel’s Hamilton closure is part of a larger trend that’s shrinking Ontario’s middle class.
Update: Ford workers accept new contract, GM next to ratify
CAW says Chrysler tone constructive, deal should come shortly.
CAW gets a tentative deal with GM
Incorporates Ford pattern, plus 1,750 jobs created, maintained or extended.
CAW extends talks with GM, Chrysler
Putting off strike as it looks for a deal after Ford agreement.
CAW focuses on Ford as strike deadline looms
Even a short strike could harm economic growth: Moody
CAW offers lower starting wages for new investments
Also prepared to extend current two-tier timeframe for several years.
CAW says Big 3 are making ‘unprecedented demands’
Demands for two tiers; COLA, pensions under the gun.
CAW tells members to ready for strikes at Big 3
Canadian Automotive Workers’ union says the car makers aren’t serious about reaching a deal, wanting to cut costs from existing agreements.